This is What Defunding Transit Looks Like
Jan 23, 2017

Unlike death and taxes, funding for transit is never guaranteed. However, the arrival of the Trump administration brings unprecedented levels of uncertainty to federal transportation funding programs. Read More

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Can New York’s MTA Learn to Win?

The impending departure of MTA Chair Tom Prendergast provides a moment to take stock of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority’s approach to the transit issues facing New York. Read More Created with Sketch.

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The Art of No Deal

A new Administration and Congress are arriving in Washington, and transportation players there are engaged in their biennial ritual: speculating about a federal transportation package. Read More Created with Sketch.

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Alleviate DC’s Metrorail crisis by ending Metrobus stagnation

The ongoing crisis at Metrorail makes it all the more puzzling that so little has been done by local governments to prioritize Metrobus, which lost riders in 2016. Read More Created with Sketch.

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The M5 is Breaking-Up!

On January 8th, the M5 bus is breaking up into two shorter routes, the M5 and the M55. The M5 was one of the longest routes in Manhattan, and one of the slowest and least reliable as a result. Read More Created with Sketch.

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Seattle: America’s Next Top Transit City

Seattle, one of the fastest growing cities in America, is making bold investments to ensure the majority of its residents live within walking distance of frequent transit. Read More Created with Sketch.

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Why Tactical Transit is the Next Big Thing

The raffish, worldwide movement known as tactical urbanism appears poised to take on a meatier role in transportation planning efforts. Read More Created with Sketch.

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TransitCenter’s Best Worst Most of 2016

The year in brilliant, confounding & lamentable transportation developments. Read More Created with Sketch.

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Allow us to reintroduce ourselves…

We are updating how we communicate, including on this website, to double down on our mission, advocating for better public transit in America. Read More Created with Sketch.

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